Va. man with extensive record gets prison term

A Fredericksburg man who has 72 criminal convictions dating back 30 years has been sentenced to serve four years in prison for his latest offense.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 12:04pm EDT

Ban sought of Va. man's image on T-shirts in court

Attorney for Va. man accused in fatal shooting wants T-shirts with victim's image prohibited

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 11:20am EDT

Va. ballpark proposal stirs slave-trade memories

A proposal to build a ballpark in the slave-trading center of the former capital of the Confederacy has stirred opposition from African-Americans and others who contend it is "sacred ground" and no place to play baseball.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 11:16am EDT

Asparagus, farm markets making spring debut in Va.

Two sure signs of spring are emerging this month: asparagus and farmers markets.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 09:54am EDT

Oprah comes to Va. to boost Chatman campaign

A northern Virginia congressional candidate is hoping to stand out among a sea of contenders with some help from her friend Oprah Winfrey.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 06:24am EDT

Benefit for Va. store clerk recovering from armed robbery

A shooter is still on the loose, and a local store clerk continues to recover in Spotsylvania, Va., where a armed robbery shot her in the head and left her for dead.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 03:31am EDT

Contractor in Va. pleads guilty to bribery

Former Chesapeake defense contractor pleads guilty to paying bribes to public officials

Friday - 04/04/2014, 09:48pm EDT

Redskins re-sign linebacker Rob Jackson

Unrestricted free-agent linebacker Rob Jackson re-signs with Washington Redskins

Friday - 04/04/2014, 09:48pm EDT

Va. gas prices increase ahead of spring break

Gas prices in Virginia are increasing as many residents prepare for spring break travel.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 03:56pm EDT

Va. firm wins FDA approval for overdose treatment

A Richmond-based company has received federal approval for a drug treatment that reverses the effects of pain medicine overdose.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 03:48pm EDT

I-66 widening starts Monday night

A road widening project in Prince William County could impact evening drivers.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 03:41pm EDT

Nationals' home opener to cause traffic, transit delays

A lengthy rush hour is expected through Southeast and Southwest D.C. Friday as fans leave Nationals Park following the home opener.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 11:57am EDT

USS Stout returns to Va. after 8-month deployment

USS Stout returns to Va. following 8-month deployment conducting ballistic missile defense

Friday - 04/04/2014, 11:40am EDT

'12 Years a Slave' figure's descendants join rally

Descendants of '12 Years a Slave' figure attend rally by Richmond ballpark opponents

Friday - 04/04/2014, 10:34am EDT

Loudoun Co. considers closing 4 schools

Loudoun Co. considers closing 4 schools to close budget gap

Friday - 04/04/2014, 09:51am EDT

Moran: $174K a year is not enough for members of Congress

Rep. Jim Moran, D-Va., says the $174,000 a year members of Congress make is not enough for them to maintain two homes.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 09:22am EDT

Dogs head to Washington State to find mudslide victims

On Thursday morning, three dogs with a grim task ahead of them boarded a plane at Dulles International Airport en route to Seattle, Wash.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 08:56am EDT

Closing date set for Elks National Home sale

Sale of National Elks Home in Bedford for $4.5M expected to close April 30

Friday - 04/04/2014, 07:10am EDT

VCU unveils photos of 1963 Farmville protests

Virginia Commonwealth unveils collection of photos from 1963 Farmville civil rights protests

Friday - 04/04/2014, 07:04am EDT

Baliles stepping down from U.Va's Miller Center

Former Gov. Gerald Baliles stepping down as director of University of Virginia's Miller Center

Friday - 04/04/2014, 06:55am EDT
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